Each year, the digestive disease national coalition puts on an event in Washington, D.C. In March. It’s a two day event where patients, doctors, and other representatives get together and speak at the house and senate. Together, we all advocate for better healthcare. Click here to read a recap of our PR director Samantha’s first experience at the DDNC. Info for this years forum is below:
“The DDNC 2019 Spring Public Policy Forum will be held on Sunday, March 3rd and Monday, March 4th, 2019. Register here! Registration will close on Tuesday, January 29th, 2019. The event will be held at the Phoenix Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
The DDNC Spring Public Policy Forum is a two-day advocacy conference which brings together patient advocates, health care providers, and industry representatives from the major national voluntary and professional societies concerned with digestive diseases. Attendees will hear from leaders in the digestive disease community and discuss and promote public policy related to the theme for this year’s forum, “Patient Access in the Cost Shifting Era.”
Patients who require financial assistance with travel and lodging for this event should fill out the attached patient stipend ddnc ppf 2019 stipend application_2 and return it to Peter Herzog at firstname.lastname@example.org before the January 29th deadline.
Please contact Peter Herzog at email@example.com or (202) 544-7497 if you have any questions.”
Consider joining G-PACT and many others in DC. Together, we can make a difference!